In the pieces included here, men seem more likely to link mirrors to a past, while for women they are part of an encircling present.
Ahmed Magdy Hammam
“Translation made me understand language much better. … This translingual experience has changed my perspective, of course. I became aware of the merits and limitations of each language. “
ArabLit is delighted to announce that this year’s judges selected five stories for the shortlist of the 2021 ArabLit Story Prize, by five writers from four countries: Syria, Egypt, Lebanon, and Morocco.